Support worker vacancies

Support Worker

Reference: RB/JPS/SW/March 2020
Location: Chesterfield
Hours: up to 22.75 Hours per week available
Salary: £10.81per hour (weekdays); £11.73 per hour weekends; £8.21 per sleep-in hour; double time on bank holidays
Closing date: 29/05/2020
Interview date: TBC

Brief description

About the role:

We are seeking an enthusiastic and proactive individual, who can work on a one to one basis providing support to a male client with a brain injury in the Chesterfield area.

You will help facilitate his social and leisure activities, and provide support both at home and within the community.  

Training and supervision will be given.

This post is specifically for working shifts on a Friday daytime, Saturday day time and Sunday evening that will also include a sleep in shift. However, it may include additional hours as and when to provide holiday and sick leave cover for an already established team.

About us:

JS Parker Ltd (JSP) provides an essential service to both adults and children who have suffered brain and spinal injury. Qualified staff assess clients’ needs and offer individually designed case management and rehabilitation programmes. The company was established in 1994 and is now a successful rehabilitation and case management consultancy, working in close co-operation with the legal profession. We now have five offices employing around 80 staff. We manage over 400 support workers and provide services to just under 400 clients nationally.

JSP is not an agency. Recruitment of staff for small, personalised care teams is part of our case management service and is undertaken on behalf of individuals using this service.


About you:


  • you are reliable and professional - you value honesty and discretion
  • you are friendly and approachable
  • you are flexible, and you work well under pressure
  • you have the ability to adapt to the client’s needs


  • you have experience of supporting someone with a brain injury and challenging behaviour
  • you have a full, clean UK driving licence (for a manual car)
  • you have an interest in following football and other sports


If you are interested in working with us, we'd love to hear from you.

To apply, please download the application form on our websiteand return it to us by email at  For an informal discussion about this role please contact us on 0114 250 7711 quoting ref: RB/JPS/SW/March2020.


CVs are not accepted

This post is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service check


Read more about us here:

JS Parker Ltd - company reg no. 5142992  Registered office: Northern House, 73 Carter Knowle Road, Sheffield S7 2DW


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